Olympus D-500L review

Started Mar 22, 2002 | User reviews
Unknown user 89197 New Member • Posts: 1
Olympus D-500L review

I've had my D-500 for about a year and love it. I did some research before buying it as it was my first step into digital photography. Yes, compared to some of todays digital heavyweights it is a non-contender. But comparing the D-500 to other digital cameras of the same era and you'll see how advanced this camera actually is. I have a point and shoot 35mm and for Christmas purchased a new HP camera for my wife. I may purchase another digital in the future, but this has been my first choice each time I just grab a camera. I love it's bulk, it "feels" more like a "real" camera when you pick it up.


Low light photography can be a problem. I've also had mine upgraded to use 32MB Smart media cards which I recomend to anyone who wishes to purchase one of these.

Olympus D-500L
1 megapixels • 1.8 screen • 50 – 150 mm (3×)
Announced: Sep 10, 1997
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